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The Resource Sugar : the world corrupted: from slavery to obesity, James Walvin

Sugar : the world corrupted: from slavery to obesity, James Walvin

Label
Sugar : the world corrupted: from slavery to obesity
Title
Sugar
Title remainder
the world corrupted: from slavery to obesity
Statement of responsibility
James Walvin
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Documents the 500-year rise of sugar from a costly luxury to a staple thought to be the root of global health problems, tracing how the industry was established through plantation slavery and how it has shaped modern society
Cataloging source
IMF
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Walvin, James
Dewey number
338.17361
Index
index present
LC call number
TX560.S9
LC item number
W35 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sugar
  • Sugar
  • Sugar
  • Sugar trade
Target audience
adult
Label
Sugar : the world corrupted: from slavery to obesity, James Walvin
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Sugar in our time -- A traditional taste -- The march of decay -- Sugar and slavery -- Environmental impact -- Shopping for sugar -- A perfect match for tea and coffee -- Pandering to the palate -- Rum makes its mark -- Sugar goes global -- The sweetening of America -- Power shifts in the New World -- A sweeter war and peace -- Obesity matters -- The way we eat now -- Hard truth about soft drinks -- Turning the tide--beyond the sugar tax -- Conclusion: Bitter-sweet prospects
Control code
on1029733597
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Pegasus Books hardcover edition.
Extent
xxiv, 325 pages
Isbn
9781681776774
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
338.17361 W179 ; XX-N ; [A17BP125, #52, 4@27.95, LAP/RT ]
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1029733597
  • (OCoLC)1029733597
Label
Sugar : the world corrupted: from slavery to obesity, James Walvin
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Sugar in our time -- A traditional taste -- The march of decay -- Sugar and slavery -- Environmental impact -- Shopping for sugar -- A perfect match for tea and coffee -- Pandering to the palate -- Rum makes its mark -- Sugar goes global -- The sweetening of America -- Power shifts in the New World -- A sweeter war and peace -- Obesity matters -- The way we eat now -- Hard truth about soft drinks -- Turning the tide--beyond the sugar tax -- Conclusion: Bitter-sweet prospects
Control code
on1029733597
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Pegasus Books hardcover edition.
Extent
xxiv, 325 pages
Isbn
9781681776774
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
338.17361 W179 ; XX-N ; [A17BP125, #52, 4@27.95, LAP/RT ]
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1029733597
  • (OCoLC)1029733597

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